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Arboretum: The Amazing Life of Spiders Workshop

Friday, September 27, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Learn fascinating life stories and identification tips about our most important invertebrate predators: spiders. We’ll venture outside for part of the day, learning how to discover and identify some of our amazing local arachno-fauna. Be prepared for the weather. We’ll find outdoor “web-sites,” but also many free-ranging spiders that hunt like cats, wolves or eight-legged anglers. Discover first-hand why most insects are arachnophobic, and how we can (and should) help our local spider population.

Guest Instructors: Dan Schneider and John Reaume

Registration

Early Bird Fee: $80 by Sept. 19

Regular Fee: $90

Note: If we don’t have enough registrations by the early bird deadline the course may be cancelled. Maximum 18 adults.

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Date:
Friday, September 27, 2019
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Website:
https://www.uoguelph.ca/arboretum/educationandevents/workshops

Venue

Arboretum
250 Arboretum Road
Guelph, N1G 2W1
Phone:
5198244120 x52113
Website:
uoguelph.ca/arboretum

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Email
arbworks@uoguelph.ca